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Iridium 37 - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1 24968U 97056D   16120.52195262  .00000019  00000-0 -26295-6 0  9999
2 24968  86.3942 131.8229 0002379  89.0194 271.1274 14.34218824973247
Epoch (UTC): 29 April 2016 12:31:36
Eccentricity: 0.0002379
inclination: 86.3942°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 131.8229°
argument of perigee: 89.0194°
revolutions per day: 14.34218824
mean anomaly at epoch: 271.1274°
orbit number at epoch: 97324

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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